COMMUNITY Meals

COMMUNITY provides 350+ meals to the hungry on a bi-monthly basis. Sandwich bags typically include a sandwich, a piece of fruit, a snack, a drink, and a personal greeting card decorated by our youth volunteers.

Meal Counter: 4,891 meals

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February 2019

404 bagged lunches with turkey and cheese sandwiches and bagels with cream cheese, fruit, and granola bars were assembled by 50 dedicated volunteers. The meals were distributed to Project Home in Philadelphia, Anna M Sample Women's Shelter in Camden, and throughout neighborhoods in Camden.
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December 2018

400 bagged lunches with peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, fruit, and granola bars were assembled by 40 dedicated volunteers. The meals were distributed to communities in need in Camden, Cherry Hill, and the Farimount neighborhood of Philadelphia through Project Home.
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October 2018

335 bagged lunches with bagels and cream cheese, fruit, and granola bars were distributed in Camden, NJ. In addition to the lunch bags, we made 219 bagels with cream cheese. Thanks to our 40 volunteers for spending their Sunday afternoon assembling these lunches! A big thanks to the following for their generous bagel donations: Rey Bagel Bistro, The Bagel ZoneVictoria’s Bagel Bistro,​ Bagel Cafe, and K&A Bagel Cafe
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July 2018

Volunteers from Hammonton Canoe Club, COMMUNITY SJP, Migrant Worker Outreach, and Allies in Caring provided a Welcome Dinner for Farmworkers, attended by employees of Atlantic Blueberry Company.
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June 2018

375 folks were served a 2 full course iftaar dinners at 2 mosques in South Jersey. An iftaar is a meal served at sunset to conclude a day of fasting during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. Thanks to our generous donors for their contributions!

April 2018

331 bagged lunches with peanut butter and banana sandwiches, an apple, and granola bars were distributed in Camden, NJ. In addition to the lunch bags, we made 78 bagels with cream cheese. Thanks to our 20+ volunteers for spending their Saturday afternoon assembling these lunches!
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February 2018

323 bagged lunches with bagels and cream cheese, fruit, and granola bars were distributed in Camden, NJ. In addition to the lunch bags, we made 231 bagels with cream cheese. Thanks to our 35+ volunteers for spending their Saturday afternoon assembling these lunchesA big thanks to the following for their generous bagel donations: Deli on a Bagel, Pennington BagelVictoria’s Bagel Bistro,​ The Bagel Bin of Voorhees, and another generous donor who wishes to remain anonymous.
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December 2017

289 bagged lunches with peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, fruits, and granola bars were distributed in Camden, NJ. Thanks to our 30+ volunteers and to Rowan College at Burlington County for allowing us use of their conference room for this event!

October 2017

307 bagged lunches with bagels and cream cheese, bananas, and granola bars were distributed in Camden, NJ. Thanks to our 40+ volunteers and to LourdesCare for allowing us use of their conference room for this event! A big thanks to the following for their generous bagel donations: Pennington Bagel,​ Victoria's Bagel Bistro,​ Mt Laurel Bagels Deli & Catering​
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August 2017

300 bagged lunches with peanut butter and banana sandwiches, fruits, and granola bars were distributed in Camden, NJ. Thanks to our 40+ volunteers and to LourdesCare for allowing us use of their conference room for this event!

June 2017

300 folks were served a 2 full course iftaar dinners at 2 mosques in Camden, NJ. An iftaar is a meal served at sunset to conclude a day of fasting during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. Thanks to our generous donors for their contributions!

April 2017

350 bagged lunches with peanut butter and banana sandwiches and boiled eggs were distributed in Camden, NJ. Thanks to our 25+ volunteers!

February 2017

Bagged lunches with 150 turkey and cheese and 150 cheese sandwiches, fruits, and snacks were distributed in Camden, NJ. Thanks to our 35+ volunteers!

December 2016

Bagged lunches with 290 peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, fruits, and snacks were distributed in Camden, NJ. Thanks to our 20+ volunteers!